We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Al's Oasis

1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
+1 605-234-6054
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“buffalo burger” (97 reviews)
“pie” (73 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (550)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 547 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Several good places to stay close by. Appears this could be a fun place for families. Good choice of foods and pies. Grocery store attached with several others stores. There is not a lot of places to go to. I had the hot beef sandwich...More

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I-90 through South Dakota is beautiful drive but places to stop for lunch are far between. Al's Oasis is a nice break and there are many things to do there. The menu offers quite a variety of great eats. And the price is very reasonable....More

Thank Chaseins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were lots of billboards on the highway promoting this place, and we had to stop for lunch so it was with trepidation we decided to stop here. Normally, places that advertise this much is a "tourist trap". While this is no exception, they did...More

Thank viperflt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They did an outstanding job of serving 100 senior citizens.My wife had delicious pork chops and I had a very good walleye fish dinner.Service was great and efficient.The sides were very good. The pie deserts were outstanding. Big pieces, could hardly finish it.The shopping afterwards...More

Thank Joe Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Passing through on I-90 to Badlands, and thought most likely place we'd find something to eat would be in Oacoma. And we were right. Al's Oasis impossible to miss. I don't normally eat burgers, but I thought I should try a bison burger while in...More

Thank Pat R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had breakfast. Order fruit (states generous severing - for a mouse). Husband ordered Ranch Hand Breakfast eggs under cooked, meat over cooked but they got the bread right. Coffee wasn't that great. Not on our radar for returned trip.

Thank Patty D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at Al's Oasis Restaurant & I ordered the buffalo burger & I believe it's the best I have ever put in my mouth! They are famous for their 5cents coffee. Also serve homemade desserts. They have a gift store, a saloon, a...More

Thank Jodi H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveling west on I-90 between Sioux Falls and Rapid, one sees lots of signs for "Al's Oasis", exit 260. Don't make the mistake of passing it by thinking it's a tourist mecca. Though it undoubtedly draws many tourists, I recommend you join the crowd and...More

Thank TutusTravelin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I were passing through and needed a quick mid-afternoon snack. We exited I-90 and saw Al's Oasis nearby. We had seen the sign for 5 cent coffee earlier in our travels. We ordered a slice of pie each and a cup of...More

Thank OutdoorKidz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you want a buffet or menu meal this place is good to stop, and even better if you have a bus load. A real oasis!

Thank kv1361
Nearby Restaurants
Upper Crust Pizza & Wings
97 reviews
3.92 km away
Anchor Grill and Shipwreck Lounge
123 reviews
4.19 km away
Bridges Restaurant
36 reviews
4.27 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old West Trading Post
17 reviews
.70 km away
Akta Lakota Museum
200 reviews
5.20 km away
Lewis And Clark Interpretive & Keelboat Center
126 reviews
3.91 km away
49 reviews
3.92 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Al's Oasis staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Oacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 605-234-6054
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing